Food Science Intern

Clara Foods

Job Description and Responsibilities:

Under active supervision,

• You will participate in the application development of the protein through product development process including new idea generation, prototype development and product optimization.

• You will collaborate with cross functional teams comprising technical experts within the R&D function, as well as assist with documentation, ingredient validation and inventory management.

• You may assist with production start-up across a diverse portfolio of product categories.

Duration of Internship: 3 to 6 months

Depending on candidate’s availability, they can choose to work between 20 to 40 hours per week.

Qualifications/Requirements we are looking for:

• Currently pursuing a BS or MS in Food Science, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Nutrition, Agriculture or related degree.

• Ability to contribute in a fast paced, research-oriented environment and a high appetite for learning.

• A penchant to work in a lab setting with an understanding of basic lab safety protocol is desirable.

• Operate with moderate supervision and have meticulous attention to detail.

• Experience with literature research and design of experiments is desirable.

• Intermediate knowledge of computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel and working with Google Drive is required.

• Proven ability to manage multiple assignments/ tasks

• Strong communication skills (oral and written)

• Be legally authorized to work in United States without the need for work visa sponsorship

What we can offer:

• Ample opportunities to apply analytical and product development skills in the food industry.

• An engaging and fulfilling way to use science to make an impact in shaping Clara’s breakthrough product offerings

• Program, learning objectives and duration customized to the candidate’s expertise and learning goals.

• Opportunity to conduct cutting edge research in a great team environment.

• Free parking, gym and yoga onsite

• Unlimited coffee, snacks, weekly social events!

• Reasonable stipend

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Sounds interesting?